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josh

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of josh

  1. something said or done to cause laughter <a close-knit family constantly exchanging lighthearted joshes at the dinner table> Synonyms boff (or boffo), boffola, crack, drollery, funny, gag, giggle [chiefly British], jape, jest, joke, laugh, nifty, one-liner, pleasantry, quip, rib, sally, waggery, wisecrack, witticism, yuk (or yuck also yak or yock) [slang]Related Words funning, joking, wisecracking; knee-slapper, panic [slang], riot, scream, thigh-slapper; antic, buffoonery, caper, leg-pull, monkeyshine(s), practical joke, prank, trick; burlesque, caricature, lampoon, mock, mockery, parody, put-on, riff; banter, kidding, persiflage, raillery, repartee; drollness, facetiousness, funniness, hilariousness, humorousness; comedy, humor, wit, wordplay




josh

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of josh

  1. 1 to make fun of in a good-natured way <don't get all hot and bothered! I'm just joshing you> Synonyms chaff, jive, joke, tease, kid, rally, razz, rib, ride, roastRelated Words banter; fool, fun, string along; jest, quip, wisecrack; gag, jape, jolly, yuk (or yuck) [slang]

  2. 2 to make jokes <a very outgoing man who joshes with everyone he meets> Synonyms banter, chaff, fool, fun, gag, jape, jest, jive, jolly, joke, kid, quip, wisecrack, yuk (or yuck) [slang]Related Words gibe (or jibe), haze, jeer, mock, rag, rally, razz, rib, ridicule, tease; caricature, lampoon, parody, satirize; amuse, divert, entertain




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